Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 6 months to 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 56 45
Rank change year-on-year +5 -11 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 14 5 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 3.27% 1.12% 4.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.33% 3.70% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 30
Luton median annual salary £46,250 £56,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.41% -10.40% +38.89%
10th Percentile £28,750 £38,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £59,000 £72,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

WCF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 168 135 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 39.25% 30.20% 31.38%
Number of salaries quoted 160 89 159
Luton median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £32,375 £29,250 £34,000
90th Percentile £76,525 £67,500 £77,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Luton

WCF
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF in Luton.

Salary trend for WCF in Luton

WCF
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Luton over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Salary histogram for WCF in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for WCF.

1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (92.86%) WinForms
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) WPF
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) Coaching
4 8 (57.14%) Collaborative Working
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (50.00%) Web Application Development
6 6 (42.86%) Web Development
7 4 (28.57%) MVC
8 3 (21.43%) C++
9 1 (7.14%) jQuery
9 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (7.14%) NHibernate
9 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
9 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) Software Developer
3 10 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 10 (71.43%) .NET Software Developer
4 7 (50.00%) C# Developer
5 6 (42.86%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (21.43%) Junior
7 3 (21.43%) Junior Developer
7 3 (21.43%) Junior Software Developer
8 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
8 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
8 2 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (14.29%) Junior .NET Software Developer
8 2 (14.29%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
9 1 (7.14%) Lead .NET Developer
9 1 (7.14%) Lead Software Developer
9 1 (7.14%) Mid-Level C# Developer
9 1 (7.14%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) WinForms
2 13 (92.86%) WPF
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (7.14%) NHibernate
4 1 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Coaching
2 8 (57.14%) Collaborative Working
3 7 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 6 (42.86%) Web Development
5 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) C++
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft